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Patent Type:  Homestead
Claimant: Rhoda D.  (Peckham)  McDermott
Buried: 
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Land Office: North Platte
Application
5905
10/7/1884
Occupied Date
3/27/1885
Final Certificate
2542
3/21/1890

Legal Description
NW¼ of Sec 34 T10N R26W in Lincoln county, Nebraska  (160 Acres)
All information below from testimony taken at final filing

Lived Previous
Wisconsin
Age
65
Post Office
Farnam

Marital Status
widow
Children
9
Notes
9 adult children

House
sod  20x40
Well Depth
240’

Notes
Proof filed by Thomas McDermott, son, on behalf of Rhoda McDermott, widow of Michael McDermott, d. 10/13/1889, native of Ireland, dec. of intent. 8/7/1848 at Rock co., Wisc. Terr.; naturalized 6/27/1881 at Rock co., Wisc.; age is Michael's at his death

Witness
Thomas Thompson
Age
53
Post Office
Farnam
John Rylander 54 Farnam

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R26W
T10N
Walker Precinct
Lincoln County

34
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County Plat Publication Dates: Lincoln—1907; Dawson—1904; Frontier—1905

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